The European Parliament election will be held from 23rd
May to 26st
May, 2019 and E.U. citizens residing in Italy have the right to vote in Italy and to elect Italian candidates to the seats allocated to Italy in the European Parliament. A formal application must be submitted to the mayor of the municipality of residence.
The said application form can be collected at the municipal offices (click here
) and it is also available on the Internet at: http://elezioni.interno.it/optanti2019.html .
Once filled in, it must be submitted to the Municipality in person or sent by registered mail by 25th February, 2019.
If the application is personally handed in, it is not necessary to have your signature attested. If sent by mail, a photocopy of the applicant’s identity card must be attached to the application form (sec. 38 sub.3 of DPR 28/12/2000 n.445).
Besides his /her full name, place, and date of birth, the person shall fill in the form and state:
· his/her will to exercise his/her right to vote only in Italy;
· Full address in Italy and in his/her Member State of origin;
· right to vote in the Member State of origin
· that there is no Court order against him/her that has deprived him/her of the right to vote in his/her Member State of origin.
The municipal offices shall inform as soon as possible the person concerned of the acceptance of his/her application and send him/her the voter’s card stating the address where the polling station is located.